Curriculum

Liberal Arts Component Credits
ENG 103-104 Freshman Composition and Literature I and II (ENG 099, a non-credit course, may be required)  6
Mathematics Elective 1  3
SOC 103 Introductory Sociology  3
POS elective (POS 102 recommended) 3
PSY 103 General Psychology  3
General elective 3-4
Total Credits:  21-22
Science Component 2   
FPT 158 - 159 General Chemistry for Fire Science
6
FPT 160 General Physics for Fire Science  3
Total Credits:  9 
Fire Protection Technology Component 2   
FPT 150 Introduction to Fire Protection 3  3
FPT 151 Building Construction  3
FPT 152 Fire Fighting Tactics and Strategy  3
FPT 153 Legal Aspects of Fire Protection  3
FPT 155 Hazardous Materials  3
FPT 156 Fire Hazards and Their Control  3
FPT 157 Fire Hydraulics  3
FPT 162 Introduction to Safety  3
FF1 163 Introduction to Occupational Safety and Health  3
FPT 250 Fire Department Administration  3
FPT 251 Fire Protection Systems  3
FPT 252 Fire Investigation  3
FPT 253 Fire Prevention and Inspection  3
Total Credits:  30 3
Total Program Credits  60-61 

Notes:

¹  Any credit-bearing MAT course will satisfy degree requirements. 

2 FPT courses are offered only in evening. 

3  Select FPT courses to equal 30 credit hours from the choices listed.  FPT 150 is required.